Kristin Belkofer, MS, LPC

Speaker, Writer, and Advocate

As a part of the Wisdom Collective, Kristin also offers keynote, academic, and corporate retreat and training-based public speaking engagements.

Areas of focus for speaking engagements include:

  • Interpersonal Neurobiology (how our brains respond to and regulate one another)
  • Whole Brain Parenting for kids with “big feelings”
  • Empathy and co-regulation in relationships and communities
  • Ecological Systems in Therapy
  • Stress management and conflict resolution
  • Building healing communities LINK
  • Creativity in healing
  • Spirituality in therapy
  • Women’s leadership and self-care
  • Mind Body Healing, including embodiment and IFS
  • Radical Self Love/ Positive Body Image

Kristin has spoken at numerous conferences and events including: Alverno College, Mount Mary College, College of DuPage, ARS Medical in Croatia, Milwaukee Teacher’s Education Center, Croatian Psychoatry Association, at North American Society for Adlerian Therapy, Wisconsin Coalition against Sexual Assault, and Brady Corporation. She has also spoken as a local mental health expert for numerous local news challnels, religious communities, parenting and community groups, libraries, and podcasts.

Need a dynamic, relatable, and accessible speaker for an event or conference? Please reach out at Kristin is happy to design and modify material directly for the needs of your audience, creating meaningful and engaging experiences.
In addition, Kristin provides professional academic and popular writing for a variety of publications.

These publications include:

  • The Handbook of Digital Technology in Art Therapy (ed. C. Malchiodi, two chapters)
  • The American Journal of art therapy, editorial review LINK
  • Art Therapy, Neuroscience, and Trauma (ed. King) (Chapter on embodied community)
  • Edible Milwaukee
  • Milwaukee Affiliate for Social Living Blog
  • The Status of Girls in Wisconsin, 2014 report, research and writing assistant

Reach out for proposals and collaborations at